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Heavy rains kill nine in Hyderabad, many colonies submerged (Second Lead)


July 21st, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 21 (IANS) Nine people, including two women and three children, were killed in incidents of wall collapse in Hyderabad as heavy rains lashed the city since Friday ... Read more...

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Heavy rains kill nine in Hyderabad (Lead)


July 21st, 2012 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 21 (IANS) Nine people, including two women and three children, were killed in incidents of wall collapse in Hyderabad as heavy rains since Friday night lashed the ... Read more...

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Heavy rains kill nine in Hyderabad


July 21st, 2012 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 21 (IANS) Nine people, including two women and three children were killed in incidents of wall collapse in Hyderabad as heavy rains lashed the city since Friday night, ... Read more...

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Hundreds of Myanmar nationals seek refugee status (With Images)


April 21st, 2012 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Making pavements as their homes, over 500 hundred Myanmar nationals, among them women and children, have camped for the past 12 days near ... Read more...

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Escaped accused in Tiku murder case caught (Lead)


April 11th, 2012 - 10:11 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 11 (IANS) Vijay Palande, prime accused in the Arun Tikku murder case, who fled police custody Tuesday night, was caught again early Wednesday, an official said.Palande, one of ... Read more...

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Tikku murder accused escapes police custody


April 11th, 2012 - 2:00 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 11 (IANS) In a major embarrassment, an accused in the Arun Tikku murder case, Vijay Palande Tuesday night escaped from police custody hours after he was arrested by ... Read more...

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Two jailed in UAE for sex out of wedlock


March 12th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, March 12 (IANS) A Pakistani man and a woman from the Philippines have been sentenced to two months in prison in Dubai for having sex out of wedlock ... Read more...

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Woman, mother-in-law die in fire


November 22nd, 2011 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 22 (IANS) A woman and her mother-in-law died after a fire that broke out in a chemical factory in east Kolkata's Tiljala area Tuesday spread to their house, ... Read more...

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Kochi Infopark readies for second phase


October 12th, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Oct 12 (IANS) Kochi Infopark, the IT hub in this commercial capital of Kerala is gearing up for the second phase of its development, an official said Wednesday."We are ... Read more...

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One dead in UN agency blast in Somalia


September 24th, 2011 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mogadishu, Sep 24 (IANS) One person was killed Saturday when a bomb accidentally went off in a vehicle at the office of a UN agency involved in land mine removal ... Read more...

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One dead as two wild jumbos go berserk in Mysore


June 8th, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mysore (Karnataka), June 8 (IANS) Two wild elephants stormed into Mysore early Wednesday, trampling one person to death and causing panic in this cultural city."The wild elephants entered the city ... Read more...

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UAE opens ‘green’ service station


January 7th, 2011 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Jan 7 (IANS/WAM) A government-owned oil company in Dubai has launched the first ever eco-friendly service station in the Middle-east.The Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) opened the "green" service station in ... Read more...

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I will surrender before a court: Maudany (Lead)


August 15th, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Anwarassery (Kerala), Aug 15 (IANS) Ahead of his impending arrest in connection with the 2008 Bangalore serial bombings, Abdul Nazir Maudany, the firebrand chief of the People's Democratic Party (PDP), said ... Read more...

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One killed in scramble for police jobs in Mumbai (Lead)


March 8th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 8 (IANS) One young man was killed and 11 others were injured in a stampede Monday during a police recruitment drive, police said. The tragedy occurred when the gates to ... Read more...

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Muslim artist sculpts Lord Ram’s statue in Kerala


December 11th, 2009 - 8:51 pm ICT by ANI
Thrissur, Dec. 11 (ANI): A Muslim mason in Thrissur district of Kerala has designed and sculpted an idol of Lord Rama for the local Hindu temple.Through his artistic and creative traits, Abdul ... Read more...

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Heavy rains wreak havoc in Thane


September 5th, 2009 - 11:00 pm ICT by ANI
Thane (Maharashtra), Sep.5 (ANI): Normal life was badly affected due to heavy and incessant rains for nearly 10 hours Thane on the outskirts of Mumbai and its surrounding areas.The heavy downpour commenced ... Read more...

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Pakistan suicide bombing kills 17 police recruits (Lead)


August 30th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mingora (Pakistan), Aug 30 (IANS) At least 17 police recruits were killed and over 40 others seriously injured Sunday in a suicide bomb attack at a police training centre in northwest ... Read more...

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They put a spin on adventure tourism in Kerala


August 19th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Sanu George Kochi, Aug 19 (IANS) Nine years after they quit the Indian Navy, two men here are basking in the success of the adventure tourism company they started in Kerala, with ... Read more...

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Finally, Delhi gets the rains it prayed for but… (Lead)


July 27th, 2009 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) The monsoon's heaviest rainfall in the Indian capital Monday flooded low-lying areas, uprooted trees and snapped traffic lights, causing havoc on the city's even otherwise chaotic roads. The ... Read more...

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Mumbai braces for highest tide in 100 years (With Images)


July 24th, 2009 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 24 (IANS) Nearly 200 people have been evacuated from coastal areas, warnings have been sent out to those in low-lying regions and schools have advised students to stay at home ... Read more...

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Between slum and public toilet, a monument lies neglected (With Image)


July 12th, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Shweta Srinivasan and Nayan Sakhuja New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) It is an imposing 15th century monument from the Lodhi dynasty that is being taken over by a slum, its illegal residents ... Read more...

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Media melee at Varun Gandhi’s residence


March 18th, 2009 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) Since morning, chaos reigned at 14, Ashoka Road, as mediapersons jostled to get a vantage position, even climbing up on trees or perching on the compound ... Read more...

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Mayawati home turns into fortress for dinner diplomacy


March 15th, 2009 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) A large posse of security guards converted Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati's new residence here into a fortress while she hosted a dinner for leaders of ... Read more...

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Student shot dead in Bangalore for intruding into brigadier’s house (Second Lead)


December 28th, 2008 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 28 (IANS) Army guards shot dead Mohammed Mukkharam, a 20-year-old student who was drag racing, early Sunday for intruding into the house of a brigadier and trying to escape when ... Read more...

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Student, fleeing from traffic cops, shot dead in Bangalore (Lead)


December 28th, 2008 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 28 (IANS) Army guards shot dead a 20-year-old youth, Mohammed Mukkharam, in the early hours of Sunday for intruding into the high security defence area and trying to escape when ... Read more...

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CCEA bid to improve Powerloom sectors infrastructure in Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu


November 20th, 2008 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 20 (ANI): The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCAE) on Thursday gave its approval to the implementation of the Comprehensive Powerloom Cluster Development Scheme at Bhiwandi (Maharashtra) and ... Read more...

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Eight labourers killed in wall collapse


October 9th, 2008 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 9 (IANS) Eight labourers were killed when a compound wall collapsed due to heavy rains Thursday evening at Nizampet, on the city's outskirts.The police said the compound wall of an ... Read more...

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Heavy rains claim seven lives in Vidarbha


August 5th, 2008 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Aug 5 (IANS) After an agonizing dry spell, it is the turn of torrential rains to keep Vidarbha on tenterhooks. Heavy downpour since Monday morning claimed seven lives in eastern Vidarbha, ... Read more...

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Singur farmers break Tata factory wall, clash with police


June 27th, 2008 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Aparajita Gupta Singur (West Bengal), June 27 (IANS) A large group of peasants held protests at the Tata Motor's factory here in West Bengal Friday, demanding that the firm give them jobs ... Read more...

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At Pokhran, a makeshift museum awaits visitors, funds


May 11th, 2008 - 5:51 pm ICT by admin
By Devirupa Mitra Pokhran (Rajasthan), May 11 (IANS) Just outside the west Rajasthan town of Pokhran, an alert driver will probably notice a signboard pointing to bright red walls, advertising a museum that ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama in Delhi for Buddhist discourses


March 21st, 2008 - 11:33 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) The Dalai Lama arrived in New Delhi Friday evening for a week of Buddhist discourses, hours after a group of Tibetan youth managed to scale the Chinese ... Read more...

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